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Flor De Mayo

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484 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10024-4632
+1 212-787-3388
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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New York City, New York
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21 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a GEM! I love love love Flor de Mayo. The Peruvian food is outstanding, the service is top-notch, and while it's by NO means upscale, it's so comfortable! That's what keeps me coming back! My recommendations: The Lomo Saltado with white rice (beef stir fry with onions, tomatoes, and fried potatoes). Order a side of Papa Arequipena and ask... More 

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Thank Brian J
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

My girlfriend for quite some time has been wanting to go to Flor de Mayo. She says that she was taken here a couple of times by her family and wanted to return again. After watching a show she wanted something to eat and I mentioned, would you like to go to Flor de Mayo? She said yes but that's... More 

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Thank Jose S
New York City, New York
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238 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

The food quality is very good here and the prices are very good, considering they give you very large portions. There were four of us and we all had variations of a chicken dish. By the time we were finished, everyone was full. Definitely recommend.

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Thank John D
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

I love this place. Have been coming here for years. The drinks are great and the food is always on point. You might have to wait for a table, but it's well worth it. This place is always packed.

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Thank Samantha M
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We love their roast chicken with green rice so much that we almost never order anything else! Nice selection of drinks. Sometimes a long line but definitely worth the wait.

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Thank DuoDine
Nanuet, New York
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270 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

We sometimes forget that the Chinese have travelled all over the world and have influenced the cultures not just of north America and Europe, but of many countries. Here we see how that Chinese Peruvian style is manifested in the food. The meals are solid and delicious. The seating is a little bit tight but acceptable. The menu is divided... More 

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Thank Escano777
Tampa, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

I've tasted the Rotiserie Chicken w/ fried Rice and their Papa a la Arequipeña and it was delicious!! I've also tried their Lomo Saltado (Best I've ever had) and their Aguadito (very tasty). The Sangria has a good balance of fruit and wine so it has become my favorite. I've tried both Flor De Mayo restaurants in New York, on... More 

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Thank PatGFL
New York City, New York
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

This Chinese-Peruvian is a great value for the money. I've been going here for 20 years and have never had a bad meal. Truthfully, I've never tried any of the Chinese dishes, only the Peruvian. There is a wide selection of Latin foods, all the regulars, plus a nice group of Peruvian specialties. One of the best things here is... More 

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Thank Paul M
Bronx, New York
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66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

Lomo Salteado is all I have to say! It is the bomb and keeps me coming back! There maduros are great. The wait to get in at times is annoying and their drinks are VERY strong.

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New York City, New York
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63 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

I truly love Flor de Mayo and I've gone there many times. However, it tends to be too crowded for my taste. If you're planning to go there for dinner, I would suggest to make it an early one to avoid a long wait.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Peruvian, Latin, South American, Chinese, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 484 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY 10024-4632
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-787-3388

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the American Museum of Natural History, which has been welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center, home to some of the world’s best opera, dance, film, and theatre performances, all centrally located around a beautiful fountain. Spanning the entire length of the Upper West Side, Riverside Park is ideal for a long, leisurely stroll in a quiet green space.
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